SRE Engineer (Ops Team Leader Candidate)

Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About the company
As a leader in bitcoin and blockchain industry, the company operates a comprehensive platform that includes virtual currency exchanges, sales venues, and peripheral services.

Founded in January 2014, the company has raised approximately 4 billion yen in funding and has over 2 million users. It also has offices in San Francisco and Luxembourg, respectively, where it operates virtual currency services. The company is the only exchange in the world with licenses in Japan, the US, and Europe (according to the company's research).
It is a spin off of the functions of the blockchain business that existed within the company, and is engaged in the planning, design, development, and operation and management of services that utilize blockchain technology.

Going forward, the group will continue to work together to innovate in the FinTech space, aiming to provide the world's top services and technologies for both virtual currencies and blockchain.
Corporate Culture
- It is a global environment, with many foreign nationals working for the company and general meetings held in both English and Japanese.
- Many of their employees come from major foreign companies and IT companies, and all of them are making the most of their expertise.
- Leading company in its sector with strong projection for accelerated growth.
- International environment that welcomes professional/personal diversity in corporate culture.
- Majority if employees are of international citizenship and/or background.
Global Aspects
  • Foreign employees already employed
  • CEO/Executive is a foreigner
  • Many employees speak English
  • Official Language is English
The ideal candidate for this position will be the first to join the dedicated Ops Team for a 24/365 mission-critical service.
The ideal candidate will work with stakeholders within and outside the SRE department to continuously improve operations.

Successful candidates with experience in software engineering will be expected to work on automation to improve the operational load.
To achieve this, the company expects the successful candidate to learn and understand the service business and all layers and areas of the architecture, applications, infrastructure, and alerts in depth.

* On-call support
* Deployment operations
* Operational Operations Improvement
* A wide variety of other operational tasks

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
- Experience in operations-specific roles such as SRE, infrastructure engineer in IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
- Understanding of web services architecture, SQL, and protocols
- Experience in fault handling and operational documentation creation/improvement
- Experience in development and operations as a web engineer
Japanese Level
  • Beginner
- Operational experience in 24/365 mission critical systems
- Experience in web service development
- Experience with Visual Studio
- Experience leading or sub-leading a system operations team
- C# code reading skills
Ideal candidate
- Those who are willing to make a difference in the world with crypto assets (virtual currency) and blockchain.
- You share our mission "Blockchain makes the world easy" and our values (Passion, Execution, Number). Those who can share our values (Passion, Execution, Number)
- Adaptability to change.
- Those who can define their own challenges, solve them, and provide value as a professional.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
Work hours
9:00 - 18:00
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
  • Worker’s Accident Compensation Insurance (労災保険)
  • Health Insurance (健康保険)
  • Unemployment Insurance (雇用保険)
  • Welfare Pension Insurance (厚生年金保険)
Other benefits
  • Free snack
  • Book purchase support
  • Free Coffee/Tea
Remote Work
  • Full remote (Under Covid-19)